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Contending with Cultures of Corruption

Just one look at the Corruption Perceptions Index map and you can see that we operate in a world fraught with abuse of power, backroom dealings, kickbacks, and bribery—all of which can put your international organization at risk. The popular index evaluates 177 countries, rating them on a scale of 0 (highly corrupt, depicted by… Read more »

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"Only you can Prevent Corporate Fires" | Compliance

Among Benjamin Franklin’s many accomplishments is one you probably never heard about: the creation of Philadelphia’s first firefighting organization. The idea of a fire station serving a major metropolitan area—even a Colonial one—seems like a no-brainer, but Franklin actually had a hard time convincing the populace that it was a good idea. Remember, this was… Read more »

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White Paper: The 3 Keys to Unlocking GRC Training Success

Strategic roadmap for building a GRC Training Program in your Organization Achieving and maintaining compliance culture in an organization requires relevant GRC training, as well as ongoing reinforcement activities. Motivating and actualizing needed behavior changes starts with a dedicated plan. At the same time, however, compliance is about more than simply maintaining a defensive posture…. Read more »

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White Paper: 6 Steps to GRC Success

The threefold disciplines of governance, risk management, and compliance—GRC—represent a convergence of corporate responsibilities that bodes well organizations. Why? Because these formally disparate and siloed fields are finally coming together, especially as astute executives bring higher levels of oversight to them—from the board room to the individual employee. And in the process, organizations are becoming smarter, safer,… Read more »

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Making PCI Compliance Business as Usual

One of the most notable aspects of the PCI 3.0 Security Standard is its emphasis on making PCI compliance “business as usual.” For most organizations, fostering a culture that protects payment card data means an end to business as usual, for it means replacing your current approach with a different paradigm—one that is much more… Read more »

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Stock Tumbles Amid PCI Data Security Concerns

Data security affects the bottom line. Look no further than the recent stock drop from identity theft protection company LifeLock after it removed a mobile app named “Wallet” from the App Store, Amazon Apps, and Google Play. Lifelock was concerned that the app was not compliant with PCI security standards and took pro-active action to… Read more »

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Adaptive Compliance Library Announcement

MediaPro Announces the Adaptive Compliance Library™ – Revolutionizing Compliance Training The compliance training library enables companies to easily customize and deliver learning content, often reducing training development time by as much as 80%. MediaPro, the creator of the Adaptive Security Library™ and the Adaptive Privacy Library™ today announced the formal release of a new Adaptive Compliance Library™,… Read more »

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Code of Conduct Conundrum

Here’s a really insightful piece on the importance of developing and communicating a Code of Conduct that actually lives in the memories of employees. After all, what good is all that work on your Code if no one ever engages with it? These questions have been very much in our minds as we’ve been preparing… Read more »

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Why Mere Compliance Increases Risk

In the MediaPro article, “Why Mere Compliance Increases Risk” published in CSOonline.com, the authors state that in some cases, poor awareness training is as bad, as-if not worse than–no training it all. The Department of Health and Human Services recently confirmed that a lack of training is a common cause of HIPAA compliance difficulties. Given… Read more »

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